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Castelo de Sines
Portugal

View from castelo de Sines, to the beach and the port. Statue of the sailor, Vasco da Gama.

Sines is a portuguese coastal municipality, and an old fishing village until 1970s, when she became an important industrial center and a large deep-water port.
The coast of Sines have some of the most beautiful small beaches of Portugal.

The castle was constructed in de 15th century, to protected the local merchants from the coastal attacks.

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送信日: 14/08/2011
更新日: 10/10/2014
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